Our Team

SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

HEADTEACHER
Ms J. Thomas

DEPUTY HEADTEACHER
Mrs V. Rayner

ASSISTANT HEADTEACHERS
Mrs R. Bardon
Mr A Bell (seconded to Bedmond Academy)
Mrs N. Crawford
Mrs N. Kingston
(maternity leave)
Mr J. Parker

YEAR GROUP LEADERS

Mrs E. Matthews – Year R leader
Miss L. Chapman – Year 1 leader
Miss M. McBarron – Year 2 leader
Miss M. Pake – Year 3 leader

Mrs N. Koriya– Year 4 leader (maternity leave)
Mr M. Sowden – Year 5 leader 
Mr J. Kirkpatrick – Year 6 leader

RECEPTION CLASS TEACHERS

YEAR R

Miss K. Joseph – Duckling Class
Mrs E. Plane – Hedgehog Class
Miss J. Daniels – Poppy Class
Mrs E. Matthews – Willow Class (Team Leader)

KEY STAGE 1 CLASS TEACHERS

YEAR 1

Miss L. Chapman – Cherry Class (Team Leader)
Mrs A. Drew – Rabbit Class
Miss L. Newman – Snowdrop Class
Mrs E. Blunt – Wren Class

YEAR 2

Miss M. McBarron – Daffodil Class (Team Leader)
Miss L. O’Donovan – Puffin Class
Miss A. Erahdun – Squirrel Class
Miss R. Begum – Sycamore Class

KEY STAGE 2 CLASS TEACHERS

YEAR 3

Miss T. Gardner – Beech Class
Miss S. Walker / Mr R. Johnson – Dolphin Class
Miss M. Pake – Robin Class (Team Leader)
Mr A. Bumpus – Tulip Class

YEAR 4

Miss S. Khanom – Badger Class
Miss C. Murphy – Bluebell Class
Mr A. Cole – Elm Class
Mrs N. Koriya (Team Leader) / Mrs S. Zesmin  – Goldfinch Class

YEAR 5

Mrs S. Hanif – Kingfisher Class
Mr M. Sowden – Maple Class (Team Leader)
Miss H. Khan – Otter Class
Mrs S. Agha – Snapdragon Class

YEAR 6

Mrs L. Frampton-McCready – Eagle Class
Mrs F. Ahmed – Oak Class
Mr J. Kirkpatrick – Orchid Class
Mr N. Miah – Wolf Class

EARLY CAREER TEACHING STAFF

Miss R. Begum
Mr A. Cole
Mr. R. Johnson

Miss H. Khatun
Miss C. Murphy

TRAINEE TEACHING STAFF

Miss T. Gardner
Mrs S. Hanif
Mr N. Miah

OTHER TEACHING STAFF

Mrs J. Chidwick
Mrs H. Chowdhury
Miss R. Iqbal
Miss N. Perera
Mrs K. Westwick

INCLUSION

Mrs N. Crawford – Assistant headteacher (Inclusion)
Mr J. Hole – SENDCo

COVER SUPERVISION TEAM

Mr M. Hatton
Mrs E. Jagoe

Mr H. Khan

HIGHER LEVEL TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Mrs S. Wilkinson

EARLY YEARS TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Miss L. Bowyer
Mrs E. Campbell
Miss C. Caulfield
Miss V. Krova

Mrs S. Nanton
Mrs M. Orobosa-Ogbeide
Mrs H. White
Miss C. Young

SEND TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Miss R. Brennan
Miss J. Brown
Mrs S. Choudhury
Ms Z. Chowdhury
Ms R. Douglas
Mrs W. Fitzpatrick
Mrs P. Glendenning

Mrs M. Harte
Mrs S. Impey
Miss L. James
Mrs K. Kirby
Miss A. Khurshid
Ms V. Lunnon
Mrs R. Muumbo

Mrs C. Pascu
Mrs K. Ryan

Mrs K. Scott
Mrs R. Sultana
Mrs S. Young

TEACHING ASSISTANTS

Miss L. Ahmed
Miss E. Bala
Miss J. Burman
Miss C. Charman
Mrs K. Choudhury
Miss H. Gardner

Miss E. Green
Mrs L. Hykaj

Mrs N. Jerbi
Miss C. McLaughlin
Mrs G. Parkwill
Miss A. Warrender

Ms N. Watkins
Mrs J. Wright
Miss S. Zaman

SPORT

Mr D. Chaplen – Sports manager
Mr T. Campbell – PE instructor
Mr R. Drew – PE teaching assistant

Mr J. Huggins – PE apprentice
Mr O. Impey
– PE apprentice
Mr J. Scott
– PE apprentice

NEXT STEPS ALTERNATIVE LEARNING PROVISION

Ms N. Teakle – Next Steps Lead teacher
Mrs S. Armitage – Behaviour support assistant
Mr T. Bunbury-Milton – Behaviour support assistant
Mrs T. Danyi – Behaviour support assistant

Miss K. Smart – Behaviour support assistant
Mrs C. Waterfield – Behaviour support assistant
Mr J. Whiting – Behaviour support assistant

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT STAFF

Mrs S. Azim – Senior Finance Officer
Mrs L. Bage
– Parent services
Mrs S. Begum – Parent services 
Mrs D. Changara – Healthcare assistant
Miss K. Farmer
– Attendance and admissions officer
Miss S. Gonsalves 
– Safeguarding manager
Mr M. Hatton – Website editor

Mrs A. Ingleby / Mrs J. Bartley – Personnel managers
Miss T. Jahan – Clerical assistant
Miss J. McLaughlan – Office Manager
Mrs S. Moula
– Business and Resource Manager
Mrs S. Ravey – Finance assistant
Mrs A. Sullivan
– Administrative assistant (finance)

ICT SUPPORT STAFF

Mr P. Davidson – Network and data manager
Mr L. Lee – ICT specialist teaching assistant

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB & BREAKFAST CLUB

Mrs W. Fitzpatrick – ASC co-ordinator
Mrs K. Scott – ASC deputy co-ordinator

Mrs T. Dennehy – ASC assistant

FAMILY CENTRE

Mrs S. Hanif – Senior family worker

MID-DAY SUPERVISION ASSISTANTS

Mrs C. O’Brien – Senior MDSA
Mrs K. Scott – Senior MDSA
Ms P. Begum
Ms S. Brooks
Mrs A. Brown
Miss L. James
Mrs N. Khan

Ms H. Khatun
Mrs S. Khatun
Ms S. Malik
Mrs D. Mason
Miss N. Overland

PREMISES STAFF

Mr D. Farmer – Premises Manager
Mr S. Janes – Site agent
Mrs S. Begum – Cleaner
Mrs N. Khan – Cleaner

Mrs S. Khan – Cleaner
Mrs S. Malik
– Cleaner
Mrs F. Poptani
– Cleaner
Mrs K. Tariq – Cleaner

ABSENT STAFF

SECONDMENT

Mr A. Bell (Bedmond Primary Academy)

MATERNITY LEAVE

Mrs N. Ahmed (maternity leave)
Mrs R. Begum (maternity leave)
Mrs N. Kingston 
(maternity leave)
Mrs E. Millett 
(maternity leave)
Mrs N. Koriya 
(maternity leave)
Miss S. Walker 
(maternity leave)

OTHER VISITING STAFF

Mrs J. Fraser – Choir leader (Luton Music Service)
Mr P. Knight – Guitar/Ukulele tutor (Luton Music Service)

Mrs H. Ronald – Woodwind tutor (Luton Music Service)

Staff can be contacted by email at admin.stmatthews@smps.uk – messages will be forwarded to the appropriate staff member by someone from our office team.